Charter Oak Recognized with MassMutual’s Chairman’s Trophy for 16th Year

Holyoke, Mass. March 23, 2016 — Charter Oak insurance and Financial Services Co., one of the largest general agencies of Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual), has earned MassMutual’s prestigious National Chairman’s Trophy for a 16th time since 1999.

The Chairman’s Trophy reflects an individual agency’s accomplishments in revenue growth, recruitment and productivity. Only nine agencies win the award annually. Including this most recent award, Charter Oak has won the Chairman’s Trophy at the gold level—the highest possible level—12 times.

Charter Oak is under the leadership of Peter Novak and Brendan Naughton.

Charter Oak’s more than 200 professionals serve families, individuals and businesses from offices throughout Connecticut, Massachusetts and metropolitan New York. Many of the agency’s career agents are consistently recognized by MassMutual for their leadership within the company. Charter Oak’s performance and leadership has also been recognized by respected national industry organizations.

Charter Oak Insurance and Financial Services Co. is a general agency of Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) and serves the risk management, business services and retirement and investment planning needs of nearly 80,000 clients* throughout the northeast. With offices in Brooklyn, Farmington, Flushing, Hamden, Holyoke and Norwalk, Charter Oak considers helping others the heart of its business and is proud to support many philanthropic organizations in all of the markets it serves. To learn more, visit

Securities, investment advisory and financial planning services offered through qualified registered representatives of MML Investors Services LLC, Member SIPC, 76 Batterson Park Road, Farmington, CT 06032. Tel: 860-674-1800.

MassMutual Financial Group is a marketing name for Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) and its affiliated companies and sales representatives.

*An insured, owner or payer of a Massachusetts Mutual (MassMutual) policy or contract.